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English definition of “interval”

interval

noun [C] (TIME OR SPACE)   /ˈɪn·tər·vəl/
a period between two events or times, or the space between two points: If there is a fire, the alarm will sound at 15-second intervals. We’ve positioned guards around the embassy at intervals of 10 feet. Br An interval is an intermission.
(Definition of interval noun (TIME OR SPACE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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